Is this your podcast?
Sign up to track ranks and reviews from iTunes, Stitcher and more
Howie Kurtz picks five stories from the most important, to the most entertaining, to the buzziest.  And, he will sound off on what they tell us about the media culture: Are they fair, fascinating or a flop?
Listen now
Ratings & Reviews
4.3 stars from 476 ratings
Great show
You cannot call the podcast Buzz Meter without the buzzes
LukeButReally via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 11/22/21
Kudos to Howie
Howie understands the media like no other because he’s been there, done that, from print to TV to blogging and his absolute element, the podcast. He calls out media excesses on both sides, which makes him a rarity. He’s literary and verbally stylistic. Alone among podcasters, you’ll never catch...Read full review »
Vicky the Archivist via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/06/21
Howie, Kill a human being or dont. Man up to the real questions. That blob of tissues has its own distinct dna at conception. No other like it ever. A human. For me, defend human life.
andyg nfp via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/04/21
Recent Episodes
Published 11/26/21
This ‘Media Buzz Meter’ first aired on November 15th, 2021 ... Howie Kurtz on the GOP warning Democrats of payback after Steve Bannon indictment, Vice President Kamala Harris getting sidelined amid dwindling support from Biden and Republicans holding largest midterm edge in forty years.
Published 11/26/21
This 'Media Buzz Meter' first aired on November 11th, 2021 ... Howie Kurtz on President Biden conceding that rising inflation is a problem, the Judge in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial admonishing the prosecution and the DOJ suing Uber over wait time for people with disabilities.
Published 11/25/21
Do you host a podcast?
Track your ranks and reviews from iTunes, Stitcher and more.
See hourly chart positions and more than 30 days of history.
Get Chartable Analytics »